American Airlines jet catches fire on takeoff

American Airlines jet catches fire on takeoff

The engine of an American Airlines Group Inc jet caught fire seconds from takeoff at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport on Friday, prompting the crew to abort its departure and evacuate passengers via emergency chutes, authorities said.

At least 6 dead after Russian cargo plane crashes in Siberia

At least 6 dead after Russian cargo plane crashes in Siberia

At least six people have died after a Russian plane on a fire-fighting mission crashed in Siberia, Russian news agencies reported on Sunday.